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English definition of “claim the moral high ground”

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claim the moral high ground

to say that you are morally better than someone else
Translations of “claim the moral high ground”
in Chinese (Traditional) 自稱道德高尚,自我標榜比別人道德高尚…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自称道德高尚,自我标榜比别人道德高尚…
(Definition of claim the moral high ground from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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